Gender: Female Meaning of Kalama: "flaming torch" Origin of Kalama: Hawaiian

Kalama Origin and Meaning

The name Kalama is a girl's name of Hawaiian origin meaning "flaming torch".

Kalama is an exotic-yet-accessible Hawaiian name you may want to consider. With President Obama putting the spotlight on Hawaii and Hawaiian names such as that of his daughter Malia, a choice such as Kalama -- unusual, rhythmic, yet easy-to-apprehend -- seems more possible for the world at large.

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Zelliew Says:


Yes! - Something isn't ringing true with this name

ambercat Says:


Sounds a bit too much like Kalamity for me.